What Is Gestational Diabetes?

Gestational diabetes is a temporary type of diabetes that is one of the most common problems found in 5 to 7% of pregnant women. Some hormones in a baby’s placenta make it difficult for insulin to control the blood glucose levels in pregnant women.

Watch and learn the affects of gestational diabetes and how you can prevent permanent long-term affects on you and your baby. Knowledge is power!

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